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FireFox Problem with ASP pages?

Richard Korts
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Last Modified: 2013-12-07
We have a web site with a number of asp pages with names like 123456.asp. None of these display properly in FireFox. Is it beacuse the file name is all numeric?

Everything works fine in IE.

This link is a direct example:
http://www.entropic.com/pages/rfmagic/041007.asp
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Top Expert 2007

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The server specifies the wrong mime type, as far as I can see:
   text/plain
instead of
   text/html
Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief Developer

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To TName:

I don't understand. All the asp pages say: content="text/html ; charset=iso-8859-1"

What is wrong with that?

Oh, I'll bet I know. It's an Apache server & it can't handle asp pages. That's probably it.
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Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief Developer

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You didn't really solve it but I'm giving you the points.

Thanks for a QUICK response. You helped me realize what the issue was.

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